Yorkshire Tea’s new biodegradable containers have left customers in a stew, with some grumbling the plant-based luggage were devastating their cuppas.
Tea devotees contacted the company, despairing that the biodegradable luggage were dividing mid-brew.
Football pundit Darren Fletcher tweeted to say the performance of the new containers was “shambolic”.
Yorkshire Tea responded that some of teabags, which were introduced in October, had been “misbehaving”.
Fletcher told his Twitter adherents: “Shocking evolutions this morning in the Fletcher household – the normally dependable& excellent @YorkshireTea( Gold) is shambolic.